Podcast

How Equipment Value Contributes to Overall Business Valuation with Tim Roy

How Equipment Value Contributes to Overall Business Valuation with Tim Roy Ed does a fair amount of equipment appraisal. With this pandemic, lots of companies are likely going to be forced to sell their companies, which is simply the assemblage of assets and lots of the goodwill has evaporated with this pandemic. Ed thought it…

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How to Value and Sell an Online Business with Andrew Voda of Empire Flippers

How to Value and Sell an Online Business with Andrew Voda of Empire Flippers Have you ever thought about online businesses – that they’re as much of a business as any other business, the kind that has bricks and mortar? Well, the interesting thing is that this is big business. Ed is not kidding you…

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How Cyber Security Affects Business Valuation with Brandyn Fisher

How Cyber Security Affects Business Valuation with Brandyn Fisher Have you ever wondered how to secure your company and the value associated with technology, and intellectual property even if you’re just a small five man shop? Have you ever thought about the risk associated with your technology? Well, today I had the opportunity to visit…

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How to Thrive in a Family Business with Tom Deans

How to Thrive in a Family Business with Tom Deans On this show, Ed had an opportunity to visit Tom Deans who is a wealth of knowledge.Tom Deans is the author of Willing Wisdom and Every Family’s Business. Tom is probably the foremost thought leader on family businesses and the unique dynamic associated with it….

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What is a Family Office and Do I Need One? with Kevin Alerding

What is a Family Office and Do I Need One? with Kevin Alerding Do you know what a family office is? Ed didn’t either. He’d heard the term before, but just never really understood its function.  Ed has known Kevin Alerding of Indie Asset Partners for a while. He’s seen him speak a couple of…

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Little Engine Ventures: A Different Kind of Private Equity for Small Business

Little Engine Ventures: A Different Kind of Private Equity for Small Business Today, Ed had an opportunity with Mikel Berger. Mikel is one of the co-founders of a private equity group, but they are not your average private equity group. He has 37 partners and they are buying small businesses. He and his team are…

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Business Value and Insurance? A Conversation with Thought Leader Zach Finn

Business Value and Insurance? A Conversation with Thought Leader Zach Finn It’s not the most obvious choice to have an insurance expert as a guest on the show, but Zach Finn is someone that is really impressive. Zach Finn is Clinical Professor and Director of the Davey Risk Management and Insurance Program at the Butler…

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How to Sell a Lawncare Business

How to Sell a Lawn Care Business Gary Rapp and Ralana Abraham Miller are two brokers in Indiana Business Advisors who just completed the acquisition of an extremely profitable well-run lawn care business in Indianapolis. And they are going to tell us the story of how they completed the transaction and what they learned.  If…

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Are you a candidate for a Private Equity Group? with Drew McCuiston

Are you a candidate for a Private Equity Group? with Drew McCuiston Drew McCuiston is from a private equity group in Indianapolis called The Firefly group. Ed and Drew run in the same networking circles. Ed has always been impressed by Drew and his group because they’ve always done good deals. You never hear bad…

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Your Business and the IRS Survival Guide with Sarah Holtrup

Your Business and the IRS Survival Guide with Sarah Holtrup Sarah Holtrup is a CPA and a Certified Tax Coach.  She helps her clients in two ways – through tax planning and tax resolution. In tax resolution, she helps her clients fix their tax debt problems and get compliant so they can stop worrying about…

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